Nearshore Marine Forecast
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NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE

WAVES ARE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT - THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM. OCCASIONAL WAVE HEIGHT IS THE AVERAGE OF
THE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVE SPECTRUM.

LHZ422-220900-
INNER SAGINAW BAY SW OF POINT AU GRES TO BAY PORT MI-
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE.
SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ421-220900-
OUTER SAGINAW BAY SW OF ALABASTER TO PORT AUSTIN MI TO INNER SAGINAW
BAY-
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ441-220900-
PORT AUSTIN TO HARBOR BEACH MI-
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 10 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET LATE.
WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ442-220900-
HARBOR BEACH TO PORT SANILAC MI-
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SHOWERS
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS BY MID AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...BECOMING
MOSTLY CLEAR OVERNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LHZ443-220900-
PORT SANILAC TO PORT HURON MI-
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS THIS EVENING...
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. WAVES
2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY THROUGH
EARLY AFTERNOON...BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
SHOWERS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH MIDNIGHT...
BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. WAVES
OCCASIONALLY AROUND 6 FEET. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE. SUNNY. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET
LATE. WAVES OCCASIONALLY AROUND 7 FEET.

SEE LAKE HURON OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

$$

LEZ444-220900-
MICHIGAN WATERS OF LAKE ERIE FROM DETROIT RIVER TO NORTH CAPE MI-
947 PM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...VEERING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE. LIGHT SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. PARTLY CLOUDY. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS BY AFTERNOON. SUNNY. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE AT BELLE ISLE IS 43 DEGREES.

$$

MR

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